We look at the meaning of Kanye West running for president, and how in his frantic appeals, appears the most basic wisdom as the fool turns the world back to…
Nicholas Kotar discusses the importance of story telling in the crisis that we are facing. We discuss Covid and the Georg Floyd protests as well as his own writings.
We look at the symbolism of footwashing in the context of the recent protests all over the world and the appearance of footwashing rituals there. This is the patron only video for June 2020.
We explore the meaning of the casting down of statues and other symbols of history.
We look at why the George Floyd protests used so much religious imagery. From kneeling and chanting to contrition and acts of communion, the protests used catharsis as a means to a form of religious ecstasy, which was made more intense because of the Covid-19 lockdown. We even look at the trope of Human Sacrifice appearing in the narrative.
We talk about the new Symbolic World Blog and JP’s articles discussion the relationship between Emergence and the ancient notion of form. We also look at Cell Tower burning as an example of a symbolic pattern.
Owen Cyclops is an artist with whom I collaborated on my latest “watch the fools” design. We talk about symbolism, the esoteric Christianity, the occult, psychedelics, pentagrams as a whole slew of stuff.
Vesper Stamper is an author, she has written a novel called What the Night Sings and is getting ready publish to publish her second novel, A Cloud of Outrageous Blue. Thinkspot organized this discussion for us where we could discuss the current moment. We talk about Covid, the protests and the strange pseudo-religious actions we have seen in the last week.
This video was recorded for the Sorting Myself Out youtube channel and was also in collaboration with Andrea With the Bangs. We talk about feminine symbolism, monsters, Cain, freaks, punks and all kinds of interesting things.